The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 38 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.18% 2.38% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 2.46% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 15
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£488 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £480 £462
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.50 £50.79 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +30.22%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
695 487 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.82% 96.44% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 262 277
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 34
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 17 £500 +42.85% 7
Banbury -2 5 £500 +8.10%
Thame - 2 - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 30 (27.03%) SQL
2 29 (26.13%) Finance
3 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
4 22 (19.82%) Active Directory
5 20 (18.02%) WAN
5 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
6 18 (16.22%) LAN
7 17 (15.32%) Degree
8 16 (14.41%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (13.51%) TOGAF
9 15 (13.51%) Portfolio Management
10 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
10 14 (12.61%) Migration
11 13 (11.71%) Windows
12 12 (10.81%) CRM
12 12 (10.81%) Publishing
12 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (9.91%) Firewall
14 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (8.11%) Java
15 9 (8.11%) VPN
15 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
15 9 (8.11%) Data Migration
15 9 (8.11%) Hyper-V
16 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
16 8 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (7.21%) MS Exchange
16 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
16 8 (7.21%) ETL
16 8 (7.21%) Salesforce.com

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.41%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.21%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.70%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.80%) IIS
7 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.90%) Node.js
8 1 (0.90%) CMS
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Boomi
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) WAN
2 18 (16.22%) LAN
3 11 (9.91%) Firewall
4 9 (8.11%) VPN
5 4 (3.60%) Internet
5 4 (3.60%) Wireless
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.80%) SSL
7 2 (1.80%) SAN
8 1 (0.90%) MPLS
8 1 (0.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.80%) Big Data
2 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.90%) HBase
3 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.90%) DataStage
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Ant
1 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Publishing
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.90%) Front Office
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
2 6 (5.41%) Middleware
3 3 (2.70%) Spring
3 3 (2.70%) REST
4 2 (1.80%) HTML
4 2 (1.80%) Visualforce
4 2 (1.80%) Java EE
4 2 (1.80%) Web Services
4 2 (1.80%) J2EE
4 2 (1.80%) CSS
5 1 (0.90%) SOAP
5 1 (0.90%) Struts
5 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.90%) XML
5 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.90%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.90%) JSON
5 1 (0.90%) WCF
5 1 (0.90%) WPF
5 1 (0.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) PKI
5 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.80%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.80%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.90%) Android
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.51%) TOGAF
1 15 (13.51%) Portfolio Management
2 14 (12.61%) Migration
3 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.81%) CRM
4 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
6 8 (7.21%) ETL
7 7 (6.31%) Information Security
7 7 (6.31%) Security Architecture
8 6 (5.41%) Analytics
9 5 (4.50%) Data Architecture
9 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (4.50%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.50%) Security Management
9 5 (4.50%) Content Management
9 5 (4.50%) Data Management
10 4 (3.60%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (3.60%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) SQL
2 9 (8.11%) Java
3 8 (7.21%) C#
4 4 (3.60%) Apex Code
5 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.80%) PHP
7 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.90%) Python
7 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.90%) Ruby
7 1 (0.90%) Scala
7 1 (0.90%) C
7 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.32%) Degree
3 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) CISSP
5 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.50%) ISSAP
5 5 (4.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
1 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (19.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.90%) Docker
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.90%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) Mesos
2 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) Cisco
2 8 (7.21%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.41%) Dell
4 5 (4.50%) EMC
4 5 (4.50%) Siebel
4 5 (4.50%) Oracle
5 4 (3.60%) SAP
5 4 (3.60%) Informatica
6 3 (2.70%) HP
6 3 (2.70%) Ceridian
7 2 (1.80%) hybris
7 2 (1.80%) Juniper
7 2 (1.80%) NetApp
7 2 (1.80%) Lotus
7 2 (1.80%) Sage
7 2 (1.80%) Websense
8 1 (0.90%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.90%) VMware
8 1 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
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